Shahroud Ghahani

CV

CV

“each colour lives by its mysterious life.”

— Wassily Kandinsky

 

Education

2017 Present University of New South Wales, Art and Design, Master of Arts

2016 TAFE NSW Meadowbank, Museum and Galleries Practice

2015 TAFE NSW Meadowbank Open Studio Practice, Painting

2014 TAFE NSW Meadowbank Open Studio Practice, Painting

2001 University of Technology Sydney, Graduate Diploma New media

1989 University of Technology Sydney Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication)

Short Courses

2020 - Michelle Hiscock,
National Art School, oil painting from the Masters

2018 - Melissa Whidjaya, Natural Dyes Workshop

2018  Summer School, Observational Drawing, UNSW art and Design

2017  Vivid Expressions, Painting  Course, MeadowBank TAFE

2017  Stephen Hall- Mixed Media workshop

2016  Stephen Hall - Ink and mixed media workshop

2016 Life Drawings, Lyrebird Arts Community

Organisations

2017  Member - ARC at UNSW 

Art and Design

2016  Member - National Association of Visual Arts (NAVA)

2016  Copyright Agency Sydney

2015  Member - Australian Network for Art and technology

2015  Member - AIGA Professional Association for Design

2015 Member - Art Directors Club

2015  Member - International Digital Media and Arts Association





Selected Awards and achievements

2019 Finalist - Kudos Emerging Artist + Designer Award, University of NSW Art and Design, Sydney, NSW

2018 Finalist - Kudos Emerging Artist + Designer Award, University of NSW Art and Design, Sydney, NSW

2019 Finalist - Corner Store Gallery
8x10 Annual Show, Orange, NSW

2017 Nava Ignition Award, Awarded for Excellence in Visual Arts

2010 Bronze Medal – Premier’s Award, Public Sector, Award for excellence in illustration and design

2009 Third Place - Certificate of Creative Excellence, US International Film and video Festival, Illustration and Animation

Residencies

2020 Resident Artist , Primrose Park, Artist Studio Program, Sydney NSW

2019 Fowlers Gap, Arid Zone Reserch Station UNSW, May 20- May 28

Collections

A suit of six works titled Tissues of Lies, Tissues of Truth, Collage and drawing on cotton rag paper, private collection, Barcelona, Spain

Abstract works on paper, private collection, San Fransisco, USA

Abstract work oil painting, private collection, Sydney, Australia

Large landscape painting, Commission work, Sydney, Australia

Selected Group Exhibitions

 2020 Art Space, The Concourse, La Vie En Rose, Group show, August 23 –
September 5, 2020

2020 Corner Store Gallery, Abstract Group Exhibition, May 21 – Sep 21, 2020

2019 Encountering UNSWAD MA Exhibition, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney, NSW

2019 1200k West AD_Space, Fowlers Gap Art Residency, Sydney, NSW

2019 Tales of Lyerbird The Shop Gallery, Glebe, Sydney, NSW

2019 Kudos Emerging Artist + Designer Award Finalists Exhibitions, Kudos Gallery Sydney, NSW

2019 Corner Store Gallery, Finalists Exhibitions, 8x10 Annual Show,
Orange, NSW

2018 Kudos Emerging Artist + Designer Award Finalists Exhibitions, Sydney, NSW

2018 Wallarobba Hornsby Culture and Art Centre, Out of Blue, Sydney, NSW

2017 Lyrebird Art Community, Art trail Open Studio, Sydney, NSW

2016 Brush with Frame, See Gallery, Sydney, NSW

2015 See/Saw! See Gallery, Sydney, NSW

Publications

21 May 2020 – ‘ABSTRACT’, Group Exhibition online

21 November 2019 – Group Exhibition Catalogue (print only): Encountering 2019

19 November 2019 – Group Exhibition Flyer, and room sheet (print only), 1200K West: Fowler’s Gap 2019

2018 - 2019 – Kudos Emerging,Group Exhibition, Flyer and room sheet

2018  – Out of Blue, Group Exhibition, Flyer and room sheet

2016 – Brush with Frame, Group Exhibition, Flyer and room sheet

2015 – See/Saw! Group Exhibition, Flyer and room sheet



Get in touch with me using my contact form for commisions or opportunities.

Using Format